Dawn of the Arcana, translated from Reimei no Arukana, runs in Shogakukan’s Cheese! monthly publication. A romantic fantasy by Rei Toma, Dawn of the Arcana is a promising new series from Viz that is sure to hook a broad audience with it’s political intrigue, prophetic plot elements, and complex love story.
The Gist: Senan Princess Nakaba is obligated to marry Prince Caesar of Belquat in order to form a peace treaty between the two warring countries. Trapped in a hostile environment with only her loyal servant Loki as an ally, Nakaba must fend off her possessive husband, guard against the political plots of her new homeland, and uncover the mystery of her awaking powers as a seer. When Caesar decides he’s fallen for his resilient and tenacious wife, Nakaba becomes torn between her budding attraction to Caesar and her loyal love for steadfast Loki.
If you haven’t picked up this series yet, it’s time you do. Dawn of the Arcana promises a good read for shoujo and fantasy fans alike.